Setting standards in the vacuum industry by developing and manufacturing innovative vacuum pumps and devices, adixen Vacuum Products is celebrating 60 years of business in 2012.
The company began in the field of vacuum technology at Alcatel in France in 1952 and since then, under the name of adixen Vacuum Products, the company has been developing and manufacturing innovative vacuum technology.
Now, as part of the Pfeiffer Vacuum Group, the company has more than 600 employees in Annecy, France that produce and market turbo-pumps, backing pumps, leak detectors and decontamination systems.
On September 21, adixen held a reception with official guests to celebrate its 60 years of vacuum competence.
Electronic Fluorocarbons (EFC), headquartered in Massachusetts, utilizes the latest technology for the purification and microanalysis of its legacy fluorinated specialty gases and rare gases for the medical and electronics semiconductor manufacturing industries.
As we head in to 2018, we look back on a very interesting changing market for krypton (Kr), xenon (Xe) and neon (Ne) in 2017. Ne supply this year continued to increase as new plants came on-stream while the demand was growing slowly after the big decline of 2016.
Electronics manufacturing is a highly complex sequence of adding and subtracting material, with the resulting sum yielding circuits sometimes less than one hundred atoms wide. For over 50 years, Moore’s Law has driven an industry to make smaller devices on larger scales.
Flow-Cal, Inc. achieved record attendance at its fifteenth annual Users Group conference. This year’s event, held in the Uptown/Galleria area of Houston, Texas, brought in over 300 industry leaders and 70 companies..
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